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European Championships–Germany Gold, Netherlands Silver, Sweden Bronze, Charlotte Dujardin/Mount St. John Eliminated–Denmark, Ireland, Portugal Going to 2020 Olympics

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ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Aug. 20, 2019--Germany won European Campionships team gold Tuesday for the 24th time while the Netherlands took silver and Sweden bronze after Great Britain's Charlotte Dujardin on Mount St. John Freestyle was eliminated. Denmark, Ireland and Portugal earned 2020 Olympic berths, the first dressage team appearances in the Games for Ireland and Portugal. Read More

Germany, To No One’s Surprise, Has Commanding Lead Midway Through European Championhips, Denmark, Portugal & Switzerland Leading for 3 Olympic Berths

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ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Aug. 19, 2019--Germany, to no one's surprise, took a commanding lead after the first day of the European Championships team Grand Prix with Great Britain and Sweden in early silver and bronze medal positions. Denmark, Portugal and Switzerland were in front for the three Olympic berths. Read More

European Championships Grand Prix Starts Monday, Germany Looking for 24th Title, 3 Other Nations Seeking Tokyo Olympic Berths

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European Championship dressage gets underway in Rotterdam Monday with Germany expected to claim its 24th title since the first team event in 1965, but also at stake are the last three team berths at next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo. Denmark is considered a shoo-in but the remaining two slots appear up for grabs by eight other hopeful nations. Read More

European Championships of Dressage, Jumping, Para Dressage Lists 220 Competitors from 33 Countries for Rotterdam

2 months ago admin Comments Off on European Championships of Dressage, Jumping, Para Dressage Lists 220 Competitors from 33 Countries for Rotterdam
ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Aug. 5, 2019--The European Championships of dressage, jumping and para dressage lists 220 competitors from 33 countries to start Aug. 19-25, making it the largest equestrian event ever in Rotterdam that annually hosts two Nations Cups. Read More

World Young Horse 5-Year-Old Championship Won by Jovian Ridden by Andreas Helgstrand, also Takes Bronze on Queenparks Wendy

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ERMELO, Netherlands, Aug. 3, 2019--Jovian, a Dutch-bred stallion ridden by Andreas Helgstrand, won the World Young Horse five-year-old championship Saturday. Andreas also took bronze on Queenparks Wendy while Secret with Sweden's Jessica Lynn Thomas aboard earned silver. Read More

Secret, Sezuan Stallion, Ridden by Sweden’s Jessica Lynn Thomas to Win World Young Horse Championships Preliminary 5-Year-Old

2 months ago admin Comments Off on Secret, Sezuan Stallion, Ridden by Sweden’s Jessica Lynn Thomas to Win World Young Horse Championships Preliminary 5-Year-Old
ERMELO, Netherlands, Aug. 1, 2019--Secret, a German Sport Horse stallion by Sezuan, and ridden by Sweden's Jessica Lynn Thomas won the World Young Horse Championships preliminary five-year-old competition Wednesday Read More

Portugal Wins Hickstead Nations Cup, Britain’s Lara Butler & Rubin al Asad Win Freestyle with Personal Best Score

2 months ago admin Comments Off on Portugal Wins Hickstead Nations Cup, Britain’s Lara Butler & Rubin al Asad Win Freestyle with Personal Best Score
HICKSTEAD, England, July 28, 2019--A personal best score by Lara Butler on Rubin al Asad to top the CDIO3* Nations Cup Grand Prix Freestyle Sunday was not enough to halt Portugal's Lusitano juggernaut that won its first team competition in seven years of the trans-Atlantic series. Read More

Portugal Clinches Hickstead CDIO3* Nations Cup With Top Placings in Grand Prix Special

2 months ago admin Comments Off on Portugal Clinches Hickstead CDIO3* Nations Cup With Top Placings in Grand Prix Special
HICKSTEAD, England, July 27, 2019--João Miguel Torrao rode Equador to a personal best score to dominate the Nations Cup Grand Prix Special Saturday and clinch Portugal's first victory in seven years of the official team series. The event will not be formally decided until the Grand Prix Freestyle Sunday, but Portugal has an insurmountable lead in only its second Nations Cup competition. Read More

With Hickstead Remaining In 2019 Nations Cup Series, Sweden Already Clinched Title

2 months ago admin Comments Off on With Hickstead Remaining In 2019 Nations Cup Series, Sweden Already Clinched Title
With the Hickstead, England Nations Cup wrapping up the 2019ntrans-Atlantic series of eight competitons, Sweden has already clinched its third straight annual title with no indication the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) is considering changes to put more life into the team event. Read More